Motorists on U.S. Highway 78 can expect minor delays Friday night.

Charleston County deputies will conduct traffic safety checks starting at 11 p.m. Friday on U.S. 78 at the Charleston and Dorchester County line, Maj. Jim Brady said.

Motorists traveling in the area during this time are urged to drive with caution, to be aware of the presence of deputies manning the checkpoint and to expect minor traffic delays.